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IN Celebrities ON 25 Apr, 2016
Dallas, we all loved the show back in the 70s and 80s and we remember every episode from it.
It was originally made to be only a mini-series with probably one season or two, but it became such a fan favorite that the producers decided to extend it even more than a decade.
But this show has given us so much and yet we probably don't know many facts from it. Let's check out
The show started gaining crazy popularity, and it had to be translated into nearly 70 languages so that it could be aired in 90 countries across the world.
Initially, JR was supposed to be only a minor character in the show, but he became too popular and appeared in every episode. All the other characters were missed out of at least one episode.
But since the fans loved it so much, it started gaining popularity. The producers decided to keep the show going.
In Romania, the people who allowed the airing of the show believed that it would repel the citizens from a capitalist lifestyle, but exactly the opposite happened. People wanted it more.
If you've seen the Knots Landing, you will probably also know the fact that the creator, David Jacobs wanted the show to be about couples first. Then, he went on to executives and then Dallas was created.
When the show finally revealed who had shot JR, 90 million people tuned in. That means, nearly 76% of the entire world saw the episode.
Despite the name Dallas, the show was frequently shot in a studio at Hollywood.
He played a teenager named Randy in a few episodes on the show.